Education programs
  • Last updated:
  • 06 Dec 2018

Animals play an important role in the family. There is a responsibility for managing a happy and healthy family pet. 

Sunshine Coast Council offers free programs to promote responsible pet ownership.

School Education

An interactive program promoting responsible pet ownership and bite prevention. There are currently two programs presented by council officers.

Pet and Kids Education

For children 3 - 5 years old. For more information, refer to information sheet[658KB].

Petpep

For children 5 - 12 years old organised through the Australian Veterinary Association. Refer to booking forms:

Park the Bark

Presented by experienced vet Dr Cam Day. Provides an entertaining presentation about why dogs bark and barking behaviour solutions.

Community Education Events

'Pop up' information stalls relating to animal management issues. These include charity dog walks, local community events and Neighbourhood Watch initiatives. See upcoming events.

Do you have an event coming up? Would you like council to attend? Contact council via animals@sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au.